Fears over Google's books project

Internet firm presses ahead with plans despite lawsuits and copyright fears.

    The rise of eReaders is revolutionising the way people read but the future in the electronic age is far from clear.

    Google is part of the movement towards a virtual library, with plans already underway to digitise millions of books.

    But as Al Jazeera's Cath Turner reports, there are fears that Google is running roughshod over copyright and privacy laws.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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